Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Virtual Environments skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Environments over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Environments
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 652 656 650
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 +62
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Environments 187 178 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 158 107 228
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,133 £32,500 £29,925
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £62,800
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Virtual Environments is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68077 67072 79012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.67% 90.62% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52883 57479 66887
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Virtual Environments
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Virtual Environments as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Environments in London

Virtual Environments
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Environments in London.

Salary trend for Virtual Environments in London

Virtual Environments
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Environments in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Environments in London

Virtual Environments
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Environments within the London region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -13 27 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West London +6 11 £50,000 -7.41%
North London - 1 - -
Virtual Environments
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Environments also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Virtual Environments.

1 123 (65.78%) Windows
2 117 (62.57%) VMware
2 117 (62.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (50.27%) Windows Server
4 90 (48.13%) Microsoft
4 90 (48.13%) Active Directory
5 78 (41.71%) SAN
6 69 (36.90%) Finance
7 67 (35.83%) Citrix
8 63 (33.69%) Linux
9 61 (32.62%) Office 365
10 42 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (21.39%) Hyper-V
12 38 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 38 (20.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (19.25%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (18.72%) Cisco
15 33 (17.65%) HP
15 33 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (16.04%) SQL
17 28 (14.97%) ITIL
17 28 (14.97%) VMware ESXi
18 27 (14.44%) NAS
19 25 (13.37%) MS Exchange
20 24 (12.83%) 3PAR
21 23 (12.30%) Data Centre
21 23 (12.30%) NetApp
22 22 (11.76%) Red Hat
23 21 (11.23%) XenApp
23 21 (11.23%) vSphere

Virtual Environments
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (13.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.42%) nginx
4 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.21%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.67%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.60%) Apache
8 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.07%) JBoss
9 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.53%) Confluence
10 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.53%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.53%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.53%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 17 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 61 (32.62%) Office 365
2 38 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (19.25%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.81%) IaaS
4 9 (4.81%) PaaS
5 7 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.67%) Dropbox
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle CX
8 2 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (41.71%) SAN
2 27 (14.44%) NAS
3 19 (10.16%) Firewall
4 13 (6.95%) DHCP
4 13 (6.95%) DNS
4 13 (6.95%) VPN
5 10 (5.35%) Skype
6 9 (4.81%) WAN
7 7 (3.74%) VoIP
8 6 (3.21%) HTTP
8 6 (3.21%) LAN
8 6 (3.21%) NetScaler
8 6 (3.21%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (3.21%) SSH
9 5 (2.67%) OpenVPN
9 5 (2.67%) SSL
9 5 (2.67%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.14%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (2.14%) IPsec
10 4 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.28%) MySQL
2 8 (4.28%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.67%) Big Data
3 5 (2.67%) Blockchain
3 5 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.60%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.53%) DB2
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (10.70%) Vagrant
2 16 (8.56%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.49%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.42%) JIRA
5 10 (5.35%) Calabash
5 10 (5.35%) WATIR
6 5 (2.67%) JMeter
6 5 (2.67%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.53%) Capybara
8 1 (0.53%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.53%) GoCD
8 1 (0.53%) JBehave
8 1 (0.53%) Protractor
8 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.53%) Spock
8 1 (0.53%) TestNG
8 1 (0.53%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 69 (36.90%) Finance
2 17 (9.09%) Banking
2 17 (9.09%) Law
3 16 (8.56%) Financial Institution
4 13 (6.95%) Legal
5 7 (3.74%) Back Office
6 4 (2.14%) Games
6 4 (2.14%) Marketing
6 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (19.79%) Analyst
2 27 (14.44%) Systems Engineer
3 23 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 18 (9.63%) Administrator
6 16 (8.56%) Windows Engineer
7 15 (8.02%) Developer
7 15 (8.02%) Windows Server Engineer
8 14 (7.49%) Support Engineer
9 13 (6.95%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.95%) Server Analyst
10 12 (6.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (6.42%) Service Analyst
11 11 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (5.35%) Active Directory Analyst
12 10 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 10 (5.35%) VMware Engineer
12 10 (5.35%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.35%) Gherkin
2 8 (4.28%) Node.js
3 6 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (2.67%) Apache Flex
4 5 (2.67%) CSS
4 5 (2.67%) HTML
4 5 (2.67%) MEAN Stack
4 5 (2.67%) Middleware
5 3 (1.60%) .NET
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (1.60%) Django
5 3 (1.60%) Express
5 3 (1.60%) GWT
5 3 (1.60%) JSF
5 3 (1.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (1.60%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.60%) Spring
5 3 (1.60%) Spring MVC
6 2 (1.07%) D3.js
6 2 (1.07%) ggplot2
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.63%) Clustering
3 15 (8.02%) EMC VMAX
4 14 (7.49%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.35%) Hedge funds
6 9 (4.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.28%) Blackberry
7 8 (4.28%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.67%) iPhone
9 5 (2.67%) Replication
9 5 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (2.14%) CLARiiON
10 4 (2.14%) EMC VNX
11 3 (1.60%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.07%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.53%) Blog
13 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 123 (65.78%) Windows
2 94 (50.27%) Windows Server
3 63 (33.69%) Linux
4 42 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (20.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (9.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (8.02%) Data ONTAP
8 10 (5.35%) Unix
9 7 (3.74%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.67%) CentOS
11 4 (2.14%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (2.14%) Solaris
11 4 (2.14%) VMS
12 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.07%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.53%) HPUX
14 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.97%) ITIL
3 20 (10.70%) Configuration Management
3 20 (10.70%) Migration
4 17 (9.09%) Scrum
5 16 (8.56%) Open Source
6 12 (6.42%) Case Management
6 12 (6.42%) DevOps
6 12 (6.42%) Test Automation
6 12 (6.42%) Ticket Management
7 11 (5.88%) Acceptance Criteria
7 11 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.35%) API Testing
8 10 (5.35%) Issue Tracking
8 10 (5.35%) Regression Testing
9 9 (4.81%) Data Management
10 8 (4.28%) Performance Testing
11 7 (3.74%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.74%) Operations Management
12 6 (3.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.04%) SQL
2 21 (11.23%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.49%) Ruby
4 11 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.67%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.14%) Java
7 3 (1.60%) C#
7 3 (1.60%) Python
8 2 (1.07%) C++
8 2 (1.07%) R
8 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) Groovy
9 1 (0.53%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.53%) Perl
9 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.53%) Solidity
9 1 (0.53%) SQR
Qualifications
1 19 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (7.49%) Degree
3 13 (6.95%) MCSE
4 6 (3.21%) RHCE
5 2 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) SLA
2 7 (3.74%) QA
3 2 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (62.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (48.13%) Active Directory
3 40 (21.39%) Hyper-V
4 28 (14.97%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (11.23%) vSphere
5 21 (11.23%) XenApp
6 15 (8.02%) XenDesktop
7 11 (5.88%) XenServer
8 8 (4.28%) Docker
9 6 (3.21%) LXC
10 5 (2.67%) NFS
11 4 (2.14%) KVM
12 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (9.63%) SCCM
2 17 (9.09%) SCOM
3 16 (8.56%) Ansible
3 16 (8.56%) Puppet
4 11 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
4 11 (5.88%) HP SIM
5 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (3.74%) Terraform
7 6 (3.21%) Consul
7 6 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (3.21%) Packer
8 5 (2.67%) AirWatch
8 5 (2.67%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (2.67%) OpenView
8 5 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (2.67%) vMotion
9 4 (2.14%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.14%) vCenter Server
9 4 (2.14%) vRealize
10 2 (1.07%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 117 (62.57%) VMware
2 90 (48.13%) Microsoft
3 67 (35.83%) Citrix
4 35 (18.72%) Cisco
5 33 (17.65%) HP
6 24 (12.83%) 3PAR
7 23 (12.30%) NetApp
8 22 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 19 (10.16%) IBM
10 17 (9.09%) Hitachi
11 16 (8.56%) EMC
12 14 (7.49%) Dell
13 13 (6.95%) Brocade
13 13 (6.95%) CommVault
13 13 (6.95%) F5
14 10 (5.35%) Oracle
15 8 (4.28%) Google
16 7 (3.74%) BMC
16 7 (3.74%) CheckPoint
17 6 (3.21%) AppDynamics